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■(SDB) 'Cotton Blossom'

1970, Jones

'Cotton Blossom' ( Bennett Jones, R. 1969). Seedling14197-8. SDB, 12" (30 cm), Midseason bloom. Color Class-W1W, White self; ruffled; white beard. 'Pamela Ann' X 'Merry Sunlight'. Jones 1970. Honorable Mention 1971; Award of Merit 1973; Cook-Douglas Medal 1975.

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From AIS Bulletin #197 April 1970 Introducing COTTON BWSSOM - Sdlg. M197-8 (Pamela Ann x Merry Sunlight). Immaculate white. Beautifully formed flower. Wide, almost horizontal falls are ruffled. White beard. A really fine SDB. $5.00. Bennett Jones.
COTTON BLOSSOM (Jones '70)-Here is a bit of warm white perfection of flower form and plant that is a joy to the grower and an envy to the hybridizer. It is the new standard of flower form possible in standard dwarfs. [Joe Gatty, “A Median Review,” The Bulletin of the American Iris Society, Vol. 55, No. 214 (July 1974): 55.]
 
 


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CottonBlossom01.jpgjpg CottonBlossom01.jpg manage 61 K 08 Sep 2014 - 03:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by John Weiler
Cotton_Blossom.jpgjpg Cotton_Blossom.jpg manage 65 K 25 Jan 2011 - 13:40 IrisP  
cottonblossom01.JPGJPG cottonblossom01.JPG manage 819 K 12 Dec 2016 - 03:42 Main.TLaurin Photo by Glenn Corlew
cottonblossom02.jpgjpg cottonblossom02.jpg manage 122 K 19 Apr 2017 - 12:21 Main.TLaurin Photo by Delane Langton-Eagle Ridge Iris Gardens
cottonblossom03.JPGJPG cottonblossom03.JPG manage 289 K 27 Apr 2017 - 15:11 Main.TLaurin Photo by Wisconsin Iris Society
cottonblossom1.jpgjpg cottonblossom1.jpg manage 62 K 16 Oct 2017 - 22:25 Main.TLaurin Photo by Irisu Pasaulis-Lithuania
Topic revision: r17 - 14 May 2018, Betsy881
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